Mozambique

Tony travels to Mozambique and finds himself in a mysterious, post-colonial Africa. From Portuguese ruins on Mozambique Island, to the vibrant metropolis of Maputo, Mozambique doesn't look like anyplace Tony has been so far.

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Tony Bourdain with beer in Mozambique
Tony Bourdain with beer in Mozambique

Tony Bourdain with beer in Mozambique

"A beer after a long, hot day. OK. Maybe 2 beers." -- Tony Bourdain 960 1280

  

Woman smiles in Mozambique

Woman smiles in Mozambique

"A regular feature of Mozambique -- beyond the generally delicious food: The colors are beautiful. Everywhere and everybody." -- Tony Bourdain 960 1280

  

Tony Bourdain in front of hotel in Mozambique

Tony Bourdain in front of hotel in Mozambique

"Woman washes clothes in the pool behind ruins of Grand Hotel." -- Tony Bourdain 960 1280

  

Shots of food dishes in Mozambique

Shots of food dishes in Mozambique

"Lunch near Isle Mozambique in a tiny village." -- Tony Bourdain 960 1280

  

Anthony Bourdain cuts Peri Peri chicken in Mozambique

Anthony Bourdain cuts Peri Peri chicken in Mozambique

"The outrageously delicious Peri-Peri Chicken. A dish that gives lie to the proposition that you can't eat well without a lot of money." -- Tony Bourdain 960 1280

  

People on the beach in Maputo, Mozambique
People on the beach in Maputo, Mozambique

People on the beach in Maputo, Mozambique

A common scene at the northern Maputo beach, where locals come to relax after work and school. 960 1280

  

Women prepare to serve food in Mozambique

Women prepare to serve food in Mozambique

Women from the village of Bualhè prepare to serve plates of goat stew. 960 1280

  

Tony Bourdain talks to locals in Mozambique

Tony Bourdain talks to locals in Mozambique

Tony speaks to the Bualhè villagers by way of his translator Carlos. 960 1280

  

Dancers perform in Reed Town Mozambique

Dancers perform in Reed Town Mozambique

Tofo dancers perform for Tony and others in Reed Town, Mozambique Island. 960 1280

  

Kids playing in Mozambique

Kids playing in Mozambique

Cameraman Zach Zamboni films kids playing soccer in rural Mozambique. 960 1280

  

Tony Bourdain eats chicken in Mozambique

Tony Bourdain eats chicken in Mozambique

Tony enjoys a plate of grilled chicken with the popular Peri Peri sauce. Tony had lunch at this local beachside stand in Beira, the second largest city in Mozambique after Maputo. 960 1280

  

Close up of tiger prawns in Mozambique

Close up of tiger prawns in Mozambique

Tiger prawns chill under a layer of ice at the Mercado do Peixe in Maputo. 960 1280

  

Giant crayfish are prepped in Mozambique

Giant crayfish are prepped in Mozambique

Zera Mohmed, a popular chef on Mozambique Island, tends to the giant crayfish she prepares for Tony and others. 960 1280

  

Tony Bourdain eats prawns and clams in Mozambique

Tony Bourdain eats prawns and clams in Mozambique

Tony and local celebrity Milton eat prawns and clams at Esplanada Belinha in the Mercado do Peixe in Maputo. 960 1280

  

Crowd follows cameraman in Mozambique

Crowd follows cameraman in Mozambique

Cameraman Zach Zamboni draws a crowd while filming in Stone Town, Mozambique Island. 960 1280

  

Tony Bourdain visits Shipwreck Beach in Mozambique

Tony Bourdain visits Shipwreck Beach in Mozambique

Tony checks out his surroundings while visiting Shipwreck Beach in Beira. 960 1280

  

Boy poses for the camera in Mozambique

Boy poses for the camera in Mozambique

A young man poses for the camera, while sitting on a beached boat on Mozambique Island. 960 1280

  

Tony Bourdain walks on beach in Mozambique

Tony Bourdain walks on beach in Mozambique

Tony walks past a relic on Shipwreck Beach in Beira. 960 1280

  

Tony Bourdain at fort in Mozambique Africa

Tony Bourdain at fort in Mozambique Africa

Tony Bourdain watches the sunset from the old Portuguese fort on Mozambique Island. 960 1280

  

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